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Northfield Mountain, Scenic River Cruise

October 5, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT

LAST WEEKEND before we close for the season!!

Climb aboard Northfield’s scenic riverboat, Heritage, to enjoy a relaxing and informative journey down the Connecticut River. The French King Gorge is one of the most scenic stretches of the Connecticut River in Massachusetts.

Enjoy a relaxing hour and a half interpretive cruise on the Connecticut River! The 2023 Heritage Riverboat operating schedule is Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, starting June 29th and ending October 9th. Departure times are 11:00 AM, 1:15 PM, and 3:00 PM. Cruises depart from our Riverview picnic area dock in Northfield, MA.

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The riverboat will not operate on July 4 or Labor Day, but will run on Columbus Day, October 9th.

Prices: $15/Adult, $14/Senior (age 62 and older), $8/Age 14 and under. Group price for 15 or more is $14 each.

Tickets should be purchased ahead of time online. You may also buy them in person at the dock, but we can’t guarantee that there will be any open seats remaining. The riverboat is located at 144 Pine Meadow Road in Northfield, MA.

No tickets will be sold from the Northfield Mountain Visitor Center going forward.

No Pets. Please do not leave pets unattended.

Northfield Mountain reserves the right to cancel cruises due to high water, weather conditions, mechanical issues, or illness. Full refunds will be given if we cancel your cruise.


October 5, 2023
11:00 am - 3:00 pm


Northfield Mountain Recreation & Environmental Center
99 Millers Falls Road, RT 63
Northfield, MA 01360
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(800) 859-2960
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